Skip to content

UT LEAD Events

As a UT LEAD student, you’re required to attend at least one event from the following categories: Leadership, Excellence/Achievement, and Diversity.

To record your attendance at these events, we’ve set up a VOLink page: https://volink.utk.edu/ 

Check out our guide on how to record your events here:
Logging LEAD Events on VOLink

 

Looking for an event to attend?  Check out our list of suggestions below (each event has a link to more details including times and locations):
*Listed events are not inclusive of every event that can fulfill this requirement.  Please feel free to attend other qualifying events you find that aren’t posted.*

Leadership

Experiences that expose students to leadership experiences inside and outside the classroom including leadership conferences, service opportunities, and leadership positions.
  • October 5-8: Alternative Fall Break Trip
  • October 13: Day of Service
  • November 2: Day of Service
  • The Center for Leadership and Service also has opportunities to volunteer throughout the semester.  Check out their calendar and sign up here: http://leadershipandservice.utk.edu/sign-up-to-serve/
  • Other experiences that can fulfill this requirement:
    • Joining a residence hall council and taking a leadership role
    • Joining SGA
    • Taking a leadership role in a club or organization
    • Ignite

Excellence/Achievement

Experiences that expose students to excellence and achievement inside and outside the classroom including undergraduate research, meeting with an Academic Coach, attending an educational workshop, completing a career assessment and meeting with a career consultant, and participating in Educational Advancement Program.

Diversity

Experiences that expose students to diversity experiences inside and outside the classroom including attending an event hosted by the Diversity Educators, Safe Zone Training, and any cultural events, programs, or training that enhance intercultural skills.

The flagship campus of the University of Tennessee System and partner in the Tennessee Transfer Pathway.

Report an accessibility barrier